Gerard Abood
  • Assistant Professor
  • Surgical Oncology
Whipple Surgery, Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer, Pancreas Cancer, Esophagus Cancer, Esophagus Surgery, Stomach Cancer, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Melanoma, Soft Tissue Sarcoma, Pancreas Disorders, GIST, Spleen, General Surgery, Bile Duct Disorders, Bowel Surgery, Stomach Surgery, Liver Cancer, Bile Duct Cancer, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic Assisted Surgery
Board Certifications
  • Surgery - General Cert: AM Board of Surgery

The Association between Survival and the Pathologic Features of Periampullary Tumors Varies over TimePlichta,J. K.; Godambe,A. S.; Fridirici,Z.; Yong,S.; Sinacore,J. M.; Abood,G. J.; Aranha,G. V.HPB surgery : a world journal of hepatic, pancreatic and biliary surgery 2014 ;2014( ):890530

Should all branch-duct intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms be resected?Plichta,J. K.; Ban,K.; Fridirici,Z.; Godambe,A. S.; Yong,S.; Pappas,S.; Abood,G. J.; Aranha,G. V.American Journal of Surgery 2014 ; ( ):

Does practice make perfect? Resident experience with breast surgery influences excision adequacyPlichta,J. K.; Perez,C. B.; He,E.; Bloom,A.; Abood,G. J.; Godellas,C.American Journal of Surgery 2014 ; ( ):

The depth of post-treatment perirectal tissue invasion is a predictor of outcome in patients with clinical T3N1M0 rectal cancer treated with neoadjuvant chemoradiation followed by surgical resectionBrandt,W. S.; Yong,S.; Abood,G.; Micetich,K.; Walther,A.; Shoup,M.American Journal of Surgery 2014 ;207(3):357-60; discussion 360

Peri-operative epidural may not be the preferred form of analgesia in select patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomyAxelrod,T. M.; Mendez,B. M.; Abood,G. J.; Sinacore,J. M.; Aranha,G. V.; Shoup,M.Journal of surgical oncology 2014 ; ( ):

Recurrent intra-abdominal abscess formation due to a gastric diverticulumPietrzak,C.; Leya,J.; Abood,G.; Yonick,D.; Gupta,N.Endoscopy 2013 ;45 Suppl 2( ):E345-6

Robotic-assisted minimally invasive central pancreatectomy: technique and outcomesAbood,G. J.; Can,M. F.; Daouadi,M.; Huss,H. T.; Steve,J. Y.; Ramalingam,L.; Stang,M.; Bartlett,D. L.; Zeh,H. J.,3rd; Moser,A. J.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2013 ;17(5):1002-1008

Robot-assisted surgery: improved tool for major liver resections?Abood,G. J.; Tsung,A.Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic sciences 2013 ;20(2):151-156

Clinical and Pathologic Features Influencing Survival in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy for Pancreatic AdenocarcinomaWeber,C. E.; Bock,E. A.; Hurtuk,M. G.; Abood,G. J.; Pickleman,J.; Shoup,M.; Aranha,G. V.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2013 ; ( ):

Laparoscopic Splenectomy: Perioperative Management, Surgical Technique, and ResultsFisichella,P. M.; Wong,Y. M.; Pappas,S. G.; Abood,G. J.Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 2013 ; ( ):

The influence of (18)flourodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography on the management of gastroesophageal junction carcinoma.Smith,J. W.; Moreira,J.; Abood,G.; Aranha,G. V.; Nagda,S.; Wagner,R. H.; Shoup,M.American Journal of Surgery 2009 ;197(3):308-312

The surgical and systemic management of neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreasAbood,G. J.; Go,A.; Malhotra,D.; Shoup,M.Surgical Clinics of North America 2009 ;89(1):249-266

Ecthyma Gangrenosum Following Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Syndrome in a 3-Year-Old Boy-a Survivable Series of EventsGresik,C. M.; Brewster,L. P.; Abood,G.; Supple,K. G.; Silver,G. M.; Gamelli,R. L.; Nickoloff,B. J.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2008 ;29(3):555-558

Hepatic resection for recurrent metastatic ovarian cancer.Abood,G.; Bowen,M.; Potkul,R.; Aranha,G.; Shoup,M.American Journal of Surgery 2008 ;195(3):370-373

The management of the trauma patient with medically-altered coagulationAbood,G. J.; Luchette,F. A.American Surgeon 2008 ;74(9):784-792

Treatment strategies in toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome: where are we at?Abood,G. J.; Nickoloff,B. J.; Gamelli,R. L.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2008 ;29(1):269-276

Comparison of routine chest radiograph versus clinician judgment to determine adequate central line placement in critically ill patients.Abood,G. J.; Davis,K. A.; Esposito,T. J.; Luchette,F. A.; Gamelli,R. L.Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 2007 ;63(1):50-56

IL-12 pretreatments enhance IFN-alpha-induced Janus kinase-STAT signaling and potentiate the antitumor effects of IFN-alpha in a murine model of malignant melanomaLesinski,G. B.; Badgwell,B.; Zimmerer,J.; Crespin,T.; Hu,Y.; Abood,G.; Carson,W. E.,3rdJournal of immunology (Baltimore, Md.: 1950) 2004 ;172(12):7368-7376

The antitumor effects of interferon-alpha are maintained in mice challenged with a STAT1-deficient murine melanoma cell lineBadgwell,B.; Lesinski,G. B.; Magro,C.; Abood,G.; Skaf,A.; Carson,W.,3rdThe Journal of surgical research 2004 ;116(1):129-136

The antitumor effects of IFN-alpha are abrogated in a STAT1-deficient mouseLesinski,G. B.; Anghelina,M.; Zimmerer,J.; Bakalakos,T.; Badgwell,B.; Parihar,R.; Hu,Y.; Becknell,B.; Abood,G.; Chaudhury,A. R.; Magro,C.; Durbin,J.; Carson,W. E.,3rdThe Journal of clinical investigation 2003 ;112(2):170-180

Medical School
  • The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health
  • Loyola University Medical Center, General Surgery
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Surgical Oncology